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BOJ to cut price forecasts, keep rosy economic view: sources

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

The Bank of Japan is expected to cut its inflation forecasts at next week's rate review, sources say, a sign slumping oil prices and a darkening global economic outlook are...
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First responders are first rate

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The everyday heroes at the “tip of the spear” of public safety are our first responders, and we must be thankful for those who perform acts of valor, day after day and year...
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Senators consider former lobbyist as EPA's permanent chief

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - Acting Environmental Protection Agency chief Andrew Wheeler's past lobbying work is expected to draw scrutiny at his confirmation hearing for the permanent post. A...
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Using satellites to measure rates of ice mass loss in glaciers

4 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Researchers have investigated all glacial areas in South America in more detail than ever before, from the tropical areas to the subpolar regions. Their two major findings are...
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Report: Add Kings to the list of teams interested in trading for Jeremy Lin

4 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

The real question is whether anyone can get the Hawks to back down on their demands.
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Police report shows crime on the decline in Spartanburg

Police report shows crime on the decline in Spartanburg

4 hours ago   |   WYFF

According to a police report unveiled at Monday's Spartanburg City Council meeting, the crime rate has decreased in the city.
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Macron rules out more EU concessions to UK after Brexit deal crashes in parliament

4 hours ago   |   RT

French President Emmanuel Macron has said that the EU has "reached the maximum" of what it could have offered the UK and would not compromise the European interests for the...
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Holly Holm says Cris Cyborg deserves rematch, but would love Amanda Nunes after UFC 235

4 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

Holly Holm is firmly focused on her UFC 235 matchup with Aspen Ladd , but she does admit to holding interest in a fight with double-champ Amanda Nunes . Holm , the former UFC...
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Clifton Park gets upgrade in Moody's rating

5 hours ago   |   Times Union

CLIFTON PARK - Moody's Investment Services has upgraded its rating of the Town of Clifton Park, assigning it an Aa1, the second highest rating, for its Public Improvement...
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Disagreeing With Conventional D.C. Wisdom Isn't a Crime

5 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

David Harsanyi , Federalist Americans have widely divergent ideas about what American interests looks like. Which ones is the FBI going to criminalize?
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Teen dies after falling from Royal Caribbean cruise ship, landing on pier

Teen dies after falling from Royal Caribbean cruise ship, landing on pier

Officials say a teenager from the South Pacific died after falling from a cruise ship onto a pier in Haiti. Read more ...

US Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-NY, announces plans for 2020 presidential race

US Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-NY, announces plans for 2020 presidential race

The U.S. senator is launching an exploratory committee just days before she heads to the critical state of Iowa. Read more ...

IRS recalling nearly 60 percent of its workforce to handle tax refunds...

IRS recalling nearly 60 percent of its workforce to handle tax refunds - without pay

The IRS is recalling 46,000 workers - nearly 60 percent of its workforce - from furlough to handle tax refunds without pay. Read more ...

College basketball upset leads to $150,000 donation to Boys & Girls Clubs

College basketball upset leads to $150,000 donation to Boys & Girls Clubs

A business owner posted on Facebook before the game that he would make the donation if the Syracuse Orange defeated No. 1-ranked Duke. Read more ...

Warriors score NBA record 51 points in first quarter vs. Nuggets

Warriors score NBA record 51 points in first quarter vs. Nuggets

The Warriors connected on 10 of their 14 3-pointers in the period, which was also a franchise record for a single quarter. Read more ...

Publisher sues Netflix for $25M over use of trademark catchphrase in new series

Publisher sues Netflix for $25M over use of trademark catchphrase in new series

A violent, interactive Netflix movie did not have permission to use the children's book publisher trademarked phrase "choose your own Adventure." Read more ...

Coast Guard receives $15 million donation for unpaid service members as...

Coast Guard receives $15 million donation for unpaid service members as shutdown continues

Members of the U.S. Coast Guard have not been paid during the government shutdown. Read more ...

Former Yankees closer John Wetteland arrested on child sex abuse charges

Former Yankees closer John Wetteland arrested on child sex abuse charges

John Wetteland, the former Yankees and Rangers closer, was arrested Monday on child sex abuse charges, the Dallas Morning News reported. The 52-year-old Wetteland is being... Read more ...

Steven Spielberg casts unknown 17-year-old as Maria in 'West Side Story' remake

Steven Spielberg casts unknown 17-year-old as Maria in 'West Side Story' remake

Rachel Zegler recently went viral for some powerhouse vocals. Read more ...

Netflix raising prices to offset programming costs, debt

Netflix raising prices to offset programming costs, debt

SAN FRANCISCO - Netflix is raising its US prices by 13 percent to 18 percent, its biggest increase since the company launched its streaming service 12 years ago. Its most... Read more ...